Extended Temporary Suspension on Cross-Border Activities

By the consent of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah Ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, and in reference to the Media Release issued by the Prime Minister's Office on the 11th February 2021, the Prime Minister's Office informs that the temporary suspension on entry of foreign nationals from Malaysia, including transits through Brunei Darussalam via land and sea ports, is extended by 14 more days until the 10th of March 2021.

Meanwhile, transit through Brunei Darussalam may only be considered for official Government travels; students who are required to attend school; emergency services such as ambulances, police and military; and Malaysia-registered Transport Operators with Cross-Country Permits issued by the Government of Brunei Darussalam for import deliveries of essential goods to Brunei Darussalam and Malaysia.

Temporary suspensions on the collection and delivery of private goods at checkpoints handled by runners registered in Brunei Darussalam, as well as temporary suspension on commuters via land and sea for the purpose of work are also extended by 14 more days until the 10th of March 2021. The conditions for the consideration of entry and exit travel mentioned above are subject to review by the Cross-Border Affairs Steering Committee from time to time. For further information and details, please contact hotline 120 during working hours.

Source: Radio Television Brunei